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Date Night with Eliot

Date Night with Eliot

For the past few months, my Tuesday nights have been dubbed "date night" with my boyfriend's six year old son, Eliot. It's just the two of us, pal-ing around Akron, playing games, watching movies, or making up dance routines in the living room. But last Tuesday, he...

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An Introduction to Home Composting

An Introduction to Home Composting

Composting. What is it exactly? Simply put, compost is decayed organic matter. “Organic matter” however, can cover a wide range of items. Anything from a twig found in your backyard to eggshells and banana peels are considered organic matter and break down naturally....

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Winter Market: Still Got It

Winter Market: Still Got It

Just because it's February doesn't mean my farmers' market finds dwindle. Our Saturday market at Old Trail School is still brimming with great things - my shopping list can prove it. Things I'm jamming on lately include:   spinach (I eat it raw with tofu, or...

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The Food Aisle

The Food Aisle

Nope, I’m not talking grocery store aisle, I am talking about the proverbial political aisle, but I am not talking about candidates or specific politicians, and don’t want to have that be part of this conversation. What I am talking about are issues and actions that...

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My Introduction to Local Food

My Introduction to Local Food

Why hello there! My name is Bianca, and I am the Assistant Farmers’ Market Manager here at Countryside. I’ve been with Countryside for the past 9ish months now, but I’m new to this blog-o-sphere, so I thought I’d share a little bit about myself and how I came to be at...

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